• PODCASTS
    TechCentral’s top 5 podcasts in August – what did you miss?

    TechCentral’s interview with Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk and letgo co-founder Alec Oxenford was the website’s most popular podcast in August 2018, according to statistics from platform partner iono.fm. The interview focused on Naspers’s decision to invest a further US$500-million into the US mobile classifieds platform. The three-year-old letgo has already seen over 100 million downloads […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Social Welfare department to mentor 5,000 rural entrepreneurs

    Priyank M Kharge said the government is looking at a scheme that not just provides financial assistance to rural entrepreneurs but also facilitates their training in business skills by drawing experts from different sectors. BENGALURU: Giving a new dimension to its social welfare scheme, the government has decided to identify and mentor 5,000 rural entrepreneurs by […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    5 Mental Health Rules For Entrepreneurs

    Shutterstock Entrepreneurs: we pride ourselves on our self-sufficiency, our resilience and our creativity. We see challenges as opportunities and we thrive in the face of the unknown. We tend to see ourselves as invincible, but we’re not — and far from it, we are particularly vulnerable to struggling with mental health challenges, whether it is […]

  • SUCCESS
    How These 5 Traits Set Women Up For Entrepreneurial Success

    BOSTON, MA – DECEMBER 08: Spanx founder Sara Blakely speaks onstage during the Massachusetts Conference for Women at Boston Convention & Exhibition Center on December 8, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Marla Aufmuth/Getty Images for Massachusetts Conference for Women) Women entrepreneurs are disrupting industries everywhere, from fashion to technology to finance. No matter what […]

  • MOTIVATION
    5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT ADVOCATE MOTIVATION

    Brands spend a ton of resources researching what motivates their current and potential consumers to buy products and services. In fact, billions go into this process each year to determine why we grab Dove soap off the shelves as opposed to Irish Spring, or why we might fancy the Toyota Rav4 over the Chevy Equinox. […]